The Oscar-winning 2007 film The Golden Compass, about a young girl who travels to the far north with her animal companion to save children who are being used in a magical experiment, is based on the award winning novel by Philip Pullman.
Arya Stark (Game of Thrones) Hermione (Harry Potter) Lucy (Chronicles of Narnia) Alice (Alice in Wonderland) Nancy (Nancy Drew) Katniss (Hunger Games) ? Sarah (A Little Princesses) ? Anne (Anne of Green Gables) Scout (To Kill a Mockingbird)
The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman. Accompanied by her daemon, Lyra Belacqua sets out to prevent her best friend and other kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments in the Far North.